Finance Specialist (m/f/d)

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

At AGCS our Finance department has an in-depth understanding of the business, to deliver a best-in-class finance service. We work in close collaboration with other departments to drive profitability. ~crlf~ ~crlf~In this position you will be a seasoned professional and contribute within this function to the development and delivery of strategic projects and maintenance activities within AGCS. You identify, propose and execute by order development and implementation of best practices respectively harmonizing of processes in your area of responsibility. You have to liaise with the CFO pillars, IT, process management and other AGCS and Allianz stakeholders and contributors inside and outside of the agile release trains.

In this role you will…~crlf~##Further develop financial applications / architecture and process landscape in close collaboration with CFO pillars, Process Management department or IT, in an agile release train.~crlf~##Support the execution of the Closing process, Planning process and Payment processing by coordinating and monitoring associated activities on issue identification and resolution, and also by analyzing business related issues. You will also execute or contribute to the execution of governance processes in the responsibility of Finance Solutions.~crlf~##Harmonize, document and implement Finance related processes, and work on change initiatives and solutions development within Finance Solutions.~crlf~##Review audit findings that relate to the financial applications and processes, identify possible courses of action to address the findings, and implement in collaboration with involved stakeholders steps to mitigate.~crlf~

##You have proven work experience in the Finance and Insurance Area as well as understanding of complexities inherent in an insurance group allowing for cross-departmental thinking and acting. IFRS 17 experience and knowledge is a strong plus.~crlf~##You have successfully led or participated in projects, ideally in an agile set up as business expert or (certified) Proxy Product Owner. In those projects you have successfully proven that you are able to deal with complex stakeholder structures and conflicting requirements. ~crlf~##You have a solid understanding of data modelling, operations and technical workflows with regards to financial reporting and closing operations.~crlf~##You have an excellent analytical thinking and numeracy, you are able to identify patterns and root causes in complex data and processes to rapidly distil key issues and provide insight in various situations. Ideally, you are able to analyze data with standards like MS-Access or SQL.~crlf~##You have a high IT affinity and sound knowledge and experience with SAP/BW.~crlf~##You have the ability to identify and initiate appropriate actions to remediate issues that can be abstract / ambiguous and follow through on their remediation.~crlf~##You have an excellent tertiary qualification (ideally Master), preferably in Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Accounting or Mathematics, or equivalent work experience.~crlf~##Ability to understand, elaborate and convey information clearly and effectively in respect to the audience / level of management (both verbal and in writing). ~crlf~##You are comfortable working both in a team and independently, in an international and dynamic environment.~crlf~

Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 85 million private and corporate customers and more than 142,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) is a leading global corporate insurance carrier and a key business unit of Allianz Group. We provide risk consultancy, Property-Casualty insurance solutions and alternative risk transfer for a wide spectrum of commercial, corporate and specialty risks across 10 dedicated lines of business.~crlf~Our customers are as diverse as business can be, ranging from Fortune Global 500 companies to small businesses, and private individuals. Among them are not only the world’s largest consumer brands, tech companies and the global aviation and shipping industry, but also wineries, satellite operators or Hollywood film productions. They all look to AGCS for smart answers to their largest and most complex risks in a dynamic, multinational business environment and trust us to deliver an outstanding claims experience.

Worldwide, AGCS operates with its own teams in 32 countries and through the Allianz Group network and partners in over 200 countries and territories, employing over 4,300 people. As one of the largest Property-Casualty units of Allianz Group, we are backed by strong and stable financial ratings. In 2019, AGCS generated a total of €9.1 billion gross premium globally.~crlf~For more information, visit www.agcs.allianz.com or follow us on Twitter @AGCS_Insurance and LinkedIn.~crlf~~crlf~


You have found the perfect job? It’s time to work on your application. We have some tips for you!

Ready to apply? Train your interview situation upfront through Google Assistant. The platform provides you with information about Allianz useful for your interview preparation, such as:

  • details on the application process
  • Allianz facts & figures
  • information on our corporate culture

How does it work? Let Google Assistant on your smartphone or on your Google Home device know: “Hey Google, I want to talk to Allianz Careers.”

Register/ login to our application system and you will receive a confirmation email with your login data shortly. Fill out the application form. You can upload your data via Xing. Find more information about our password rules in our FAQ.

 Please note that the system cannot process ZIP files, protected PDF formats or attachments larger than 7 MB. You can upload your files in the following formats:

  • PDF
  • MS Office formats (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Graphics Interchange Format (.gif)
  • Joint Photographic Experts Group format (.jpeg)
  • Joint Photographic Group format (.jpeg)
  • Portable Network Graphics (.png)

Find more information in our FAQ.

 

Login to our application system and check your personal start page to see the status of your application. You can release your profile so that our recruiters can find you in the system and contact you. Find more information in our FAQ.

Could not find the right job? We can help you with that. Sign up for job alerts! You will automatically receive a personalized job alert when a job that fits your experience and interests becomes available.

When you get invited for a first interview, make sure to check our website to learn more about Allianz as an employer, our culture and values and get some insights to prepare yourself for the interview.

If you experience technical problems with our application system, check our FAQ for more information . Problem still not resolved? Please send an email with your request and a full screenshot of the error message to careers@allianz.com.
We offer an inclusive environment where everyone can be successful
Working flexibly from different locations – whatever works best for you
We recognize strong performance with attractive rewards
We help you to prepare and plan for your future
Join our truly global team and discover international career opportunities
Development programs, Underwriting & Claims Academy for your career enhancement
7 steps of the application process at Allianz.

From planes and drones to the world’s largest railway tunnel to hurricanes – when it comes to protecting businesses we’ve got the major risks fully covered.

Explore